Welcome to the Hotel Griffon blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel on the Embarcadero waterfront in downtown San Francisco. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the Ferry Building, AT&T Park, Pier 39 and more.
The Ferry Building is known as a gourmet destination with a focus on local foods & goods- perfect for that foodie in your life. The Embarcadero Center offers reduced rates on validated parking, and is home to retailers like The Gap & L'Occitane. Continue reading
"Reality is Relative" is the theme of KURIOS, the Cirque du Soleil event taking place in San Francisco this fall and winter. Taking place Under the Big Top by AT&T Ballpark, this is sure to be a show you won't soon forget. Continue reading
Kick off the holidays in style. Bring the whole family out to Ghirardelli Square in San Francisco's North Beach/Fisherman's Wharf district for the 50th annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. There will be fun for everyone. Continue reading
There are many different ways to bring in the holidays in San Francisco. One of the most unique is Grand Nave Illumination at the Ferry Building on November 21 at 3:00 p.m. It will be lit up in style by a string of lights hung from the iron trusses. Continue reading
One of the highlights of the holiday season in San Francisco is ice skating at the Holiday Ice Rink at Embarcadero Center along the waterfront. This ice rink is just minutes from the Hotel Griffon. Continue reading